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Diseases & conditions A-Z List

Diseases & Conditions A-Z List - «Q»:

  1. Q fever Q fever
    Q fever is a bacterial infection that can affect the lungs, liver, heart, and other parts of the body. Causes Q fever is found around the world and is caused by the bacteria Coxiella burnetii. The bacteria affects sheep, goats, cattle, dogs, cats, birds, rodents, and ticks, as well as some other an...
  2. Q fever - early Q fever - early
    Q fever is an infectious disease that is spread by domestic and wild animals and ticks. Causes Q fever is caused by the bacteria Coxiella burnetii, which lives in domestic animals such as cattle, sheep, goats, birds, and cats. Some wild animals and ticks also carry the bacteria. People get Q fever...
  3. Quadruple screen test Quadruple screen test
    The quadruple screen test is done on the mother's blood during pregnancy to determine whether the baby is at risk for certain birth defects. How the Test is Performed This test is usually performed between the 15th and 22nd weeks of the pregnancy, but it is most accurate between the 16th and 18th w...
  4. Quantitative nephelometry Quantitative nephelometry
    Quantitative nephelometry is a test to quickly and accurately measure the specific level of certain proteins called immunoglobulins in your blood. Specifically, it looks for the proteins IgM, IgG, and IgA. How the Test is Performed Blood is typically drawn from a vein, usually from the inside of th...